The Theory That Explains The Anger Of Our Political Moment

Outside Trump Tower in New York City, health care justice advocates and other grass-roots groups gathered to demand that Trump not agree to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

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Outside Trump Tower in New York City, health care justice advocates and other grass-roots groups gathered to demand that Trump not agree to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images

Suddenly, people are more in favor of the Affordable Care Act than are against it. For the first time, more people believe Obamacare is a good idea than think it is a bad idea, as a recent NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll showed.

Another poll from Fox News shows a similar pattern, as the New York Times‘ Margot Sanger-Katz and Haeyoun Park pointed out in a story Wednesday. “CNN/ORC Poll shows last-minute love for Obamacare,” blared a CNN headline the day before Donald Trump’s inauguration.

There are a few reasons the balance might be tipping: It may be that growing participation in Obamacare

Article source: http://www.npr.org/2017/02/06/513306355/the-theory-that-explains-the-anger-of-our-political-moment?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=affordablecareact

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